Top 10 Hurricane Myths Debunked
By: Joe Cuhaj
Hurricane Paths since 1851, National Hurricane Center
Hurricane Myth #1: It will never happen here.
While the path of a hurricane can be hard to predict, nowhere on the Gulf or East Coast is immune as this map from the National Hurricane center illustrates. The best way to protect your life and property is to plan ahead BEFORE a storm forms then heed the warnings and advice of your local emergency management agency.
And don’t forget, even if you live inland, it CAN happen to you, too!